Cape Town weather in January (Western Cape, South Africa)
This month is known as a warm month.
The average maximum daytime temperature in Cape Town in January lies at 27.2°C (80.96°F).
The average minimum temperature goes down to around 14.5°C (58.1°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).
January is a dry month with an average of 20mm (0.8 inches) of rain. There are generally around 3 rainy days. It is also invariably a very sunny time of year with 338 hours of sun during the entire month.
Cape Town, monthly averages in January
Where to stay in Cape Town
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What To Do
We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in January.
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